Kaylee Finney
Kaylee Finney

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Charlotte, Mich.

High School:
Charlotte

Last College:
Western Michigan

Position:
Throws


05/18/2014

MSU Track & Field Wins 10 Medals at the Big Ten Championships

Spartans add six medals to close out the final day of competition at the conference meet.

05/14/2014

MSU Track & Field Travels to 2014 Big Ten Outdoor Championships

Spartans head to Purdue University to compete against conference foes on May 16-18.

05/08/2014

Spartan Track & Field Gears Up for GVSU Last Chance Weekend

MSU looks to add more to the NCAA Regional qualifying list in preparation for Big Tens.

05/04/2014

O'Connor & Chorny Rewrite the Record Books at Dave Rankin Invite

O'Connor breaks 1,500-meter, Chorny sets pole vault record at Purdue University.

05/01/2014

MSU Track & Field Set to Compete at Dave Rankin Invite

Spartans travel to the site of the Big Ten Championships for weekend competition.

03/04/2014

MSU at 2014 Big Ten Indoor Track & Field Championships

MSU won nine medals, broke seven MSU records & two meet records at the 2014 B1G Indoor Track & Field Championships.

Collegiate Bests
• Shot Put - 12.40m/40-8
• Discus - 50.70m/166-4
• Hammer - 38.25m/125-6
• Weight Throw - 15.85m/52-0

2013-14:
OUTDOOR: Qualified for the NCAA East Regional in the discus... Won the Ashland Open with a personal-best mark of 50.70m (166-4)... Took third place at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships... Finished second at the Don Klienow Invitational and third at the Spartan Invitational in the discus...
INDOOR: Finished sixth in the weight throw at the GVSU Big Meet with a season-best mark of 15.85m (52-0)... Finished seventh in the weight throw at the Bob Eubanks Open.

2012-13:
OUTDOOR: Competed in the discus and weight throw at the Raleigh Relays, posting marks of 43.42m/142-5½ and a season-high 38.25m/125-6 respectively ... Threw the discus 34.98m/114-9 at the Spartan Invitational ... Posted a season-high mark of 47.31m/155-2½ with the discus at the Jesse Owens Classic ... Placed fourth in discus at the Hillsdale College GINA Relays with a mark of 45.78m/150-2¼.
INDOOR: Competed in the weight throw at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open, posting a mark of 14.70m/48-2¼ ... Competed in the weight throw at the Notre Dame Invite, posting a mark of 14.52m/47-7½ ... Threw the shot put for a season-high 12.40m/40-8 and the weight for 14.26m/46-9 at the meet against Michigan ... Competed in the weight throw at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational, posting a mark 14.65m/48-0¾ ... Threw the weight for a season-high 15.29m/50-2 at the GVSU Big Meet ... Competed in the weight throw at the Silverston Invitational, posting a mark of 13.93m/45-8½.

2011-12:
OUTDOOR: Did not compete.
INDOOR: Did not compete.

2010-11 (at Western Michigan):
Competed in six meets during the indoor season, primarily in the weight throw and the shot put ... placed fourth in the weight throw with a mark of 13.10m at the Toledo Icebreaker ... Recorded a career-high mark of 14.69m in the weight throw at the BGSU Challenge ... Scored in both the shot put and weight throw at the Notre Dame Invitational, placing sixth in the weight throw with a mark of 14.69m and seventh in the shot put with a mark of 14.46m ... Put up a season-best mark of 45.09m in the discus at the Toledo Invitational ... Scored sixth in the weight throw at Ball State with a mark of 14.57m.

2009-10 (at Western Michigan):
Competed in the shot put and weight throw during the indoor season ... took fourth place in the shot put at the Toledo Dual Meet with a distance of 37-09.75 at her first collegiate meet (1/10) ... turned in season-best performances in both the weight throw and the shot put with a distance of 44-03.25 in the weight throw and 38-09.50 in the shot put at the Ball State Triangular (2/19) ... competed in the discus, shot put and hammer throw during the outdoor season ... took fourth place in the discus to help WMU win the Jack Shaw Invitational (4/3) ... took fourth place in the discus at the GINA Relays, also setting a season-best distance in the hammer throw at 135-01 (4/27) ... took fifth place e in the discus at 141 feet (4/30) ... took third place and turned in a season-best distance of 143-02 in the discus and fourth place in the shot put with a season-best distance of 39-09.25 at the Toledo Tune-Up (5/7) ... competed in the discus at the Outdoor MAC Championship (5/15/).

High School:
Two-time All-State performer in shot and disc ... Academic All-State junior and senior seasons ... league champ in disc all four years ... three-time team MVP ... holds school discus record with a distance of 136- 3 ... state runner-up in shot put during junior season ... personal record for shot was 38- 2.75... Member of National Honors Society.

Personal:
Born October 4, 1991...Daughter of Scot and Deb Randall and Jeff and Karri Finney ... Majoring in kinesiology.